Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Catamaran (no boards/asym.)
Rigging Type: Frac. Sloop (Rotating Spar)
LOA: 16.58 ft
S.A. (reported): 218.00 ft²
Beam: 7.92 ft
Displacement: 320.00 lb
Max Draft: 0.83 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1969
# Built: 135000
Builder: Coast Catamaran Corp. /Coleman Industries
Designer: Hobie Alter

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 74.63

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Sailboat Links

Designers: Hobie Alter
Builders: Hobie Cat
Dealers: East Coast Sailboats
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The HOBIE CAT 16 is the most popular sailing catamaran ever built. Still in production. (2015)